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Chile Con Kate

Our salt flats trip dumped us in the middle of the desert in the small, tourist town of San Pedro de Atacama. As our only stop in Chile, we had grand plans to do all the activities (sandboarding… hell yes!) and drink all the Chilean wine. 219 more words

Travel Diary

Our trip to Torres Del Paine National Park

After a few wonderful days becoming acquainted with the adorable town of Puerto Natales, we continued our bike tour with a trip up to Torres del Paine National Park. 826 more words


Recession in Russia, revolt in Venezuela? The knock-on effects of tumbling oil prices

Sudden slump in price of crude – now at its lowest for four years – sends tremors through capitals of the world’s great oil powers. A look at the economic and geopolitical implications of $80 oil… 18 more words

Middle East

GT Flood #1

We have been anxiously awaiting the “rainy season” here to start at the end of November and to last until the end of January. Last weekend it was rainy for a few hours, and it rained each day during the week as well. 345 more words

Estadio Misael Delgado - Valencia, Venezuela

I have at least one more track from Venezuela to post.  There are several others here that are very nice, but the satellite photos are terrible (even worse than today’s).   155 more words

Track And Field

South America, Day One: Buenos Aires, Argentina

I’m writing this entry after a very fine bottle of Argentine Malbec… I’ve also had sod all sleep. Both of which will become evident so apologies in advance. 593 more words


Smooth '15 - South America logo pack

Argentina - Primera División / Primera B Nacional

 Bolivia - Liga de Fútbol

 Brazil - Brasileiro Série A / Brasileiro Série B

 Chile - Campeonato Nacional Scotiabank / Primera B… 55 more words